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Black Principals Could Boost Teacher Diversity - June 11, 2019
School districts struggle to hire staff members who reflect changing student demographics. Could the answer lie in developing a strategy to hire more principals of color?
Teachers Push for Books With More Diversity, Fewer Stereotypes - June 11, 2019
As schools add more books with main characters of color to their shelves, some teachers are going a step further and examining whether those narratives can reinforce biases.
Black Students in Charter Schools Are More Likely to Have Black Teachers - June 04, 2019
A study from the Fordham Institute says while traditional public schools and charter schools serve the same proportion of black students, charters have 35 percent more black teachers.
Districts Struggle to Hire Black Teachers. Is the Solution Hiring More Black Principals? - May 31, 2019
A black principal increased the likelihood that a new teacher hire would be black by up to 7 percentage points and a drop in black teacher mobility by 2 to 5 percentage points, according to new research. Schools with black principals also saw positive effects on black students' math performance, ev
Teachers of Color Get Lower Evaluation Scores Than Their White Peers, Study Finds - May 22, 2019
The study also found that male teachers receive low ratings more often than female teachers.